Eisenhower jacket

noun
Ei·​sen·​how·​er jacket | \ ˈīzᵊnˌhau̇|(ə)r, sometimes -zᵊnˌau̇| \

Definition of Eisenhower jacket

: a short jacket fitting snugly at the waist and cuffs specifically : one used as a part of a military uniform

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Eisenhower jacket

after Dwight D. Eisenhower, born 1890 American general and 34th U.S. president

Learn More About Eisenhower jacket

Dictionary Entries Near Eisenhower jacket

Eisenhower

Eisenhower jacket

Eisenia

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Eisenhower jacket

Cite this Entry

“Eisenhower jacket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eisenhower%20jacket. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!